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November 17, 2012- Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard reports the arrest of a Grand Island man for various charges related to a reported disturbance.

While on patrol in District 1, Deputy Chris Ginnane and Deputy Chris Soluri responded to a 911 complaint of a disturbance.  The complainant reported that his roommate had attacked him with a knife.  The investigation resulted in the arrest of Sean C. Riordan, 20, of Grand Island.  Riordan was charged with Assault 2nd, Menacing, 2nd degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th degree. Riordan was transported to the Erie County Holding Center pending arraignment.